Vistara – TATA-SIA Airlines has appointed Deepa Chadha to head the HR function. This move comes after S Varadarajan, CHRO and Head of Corporate Affairs at Tata SIA Airlines Limited, resigned in December 2016.
Prior to joining Vistara, Deepa was the CHRO at the online fashion retailer Jabong. Deepa’s LinkedIn profile shows her updated profile as SVP-HR (CHRO) at Vistara.
A post-graduate from the Tata institute of Social Sciences, Chadha brings with her 20 years of leadership experience. She has been with the Bharti group in various roles since 2009. Before joining the Bharti’s she served as VP Global-HR, shared services at Genpact. Deepa has also handled critical business roles with Oracle for nearly six years along with managing presales and Business Development functions. She was instrumental in launching and establishing the Oracle Human Capital Management brand in India.
In Vistara, Tata Sons holds 51 per cent stake while the rest are with Singapore Airlines.
Deepa has confirmed about her new role to People Matters. But at the time of making this article online, Deepa had not yet responded to the message sent to her for a quote. We will update the article with her quote as soon as we receive it.